Plan of the City and Port of Louisbourg

Collection: Osher Sheet Map Collection

Parent Map: A New Chart of the Coast of New England, Nova Scotia, New France or Canada, with the Islands of Newfoundld, Cape Breton, St. John's &c. Done from the Original Publish'd in 1744. at Paris by Monsr. N. Bellin, Engineer to the Marine Office. This Chart is Mo

Title: Plan of the City and Port of Louisbourg

Creator: Bellin, Jacques Nicolas, 1703-1772, Jefferys, Thomas, -1771

Printmaker: Jefferys, Thomas, -1771

Publisher: Gentleman’s magazine (London, England),

Publishing Location:

Region Depicted: Louisbourg, Nova Scotia

Date Produced: 1746

Date Published: 1746

Language: English

Subjects: Gentleman?s magazine (London, England) · Louisbourg (N.S.) · Harbors · Colonial cities · Colonial America · Maps--Early works to 1800

Map Type: Geographical

Dimensions: Map Inset

Printing Process: Engraving

Printing Technique: Copper

Material Type: Paper

Brief Description: Map showing the city and harbor of Louisbourg, Nova Scotia. The map includes a key identifying batteries, barracks, and other landmarks.

Physical Description: Map inset

Theme: From Colonies to Local Control: Mapping North America, 1494 to 1867